Roanoke Star

Other Outdoors, Scenic Lookout
1900 Prospect Rd. SE
Roanoke, VA 24014


  • Come here at night it is beautiful
  • A must see day or night
  • A way to look over Roanoke, our small big little city!!
  • Beautiful place to go and just enjoy the scenery. No other place like it.
  • Beautiful views especially if you can catch the sunset! (If you go in the summer, bring bug spray)
  • Free! Star turns on at 7pm, stays on til 12am. Parking lot small, so be mindful. Walking trails around the star. Overlook the whole city and mountain views. Absolutely stunning.
  • The view over the valley...
  • Worth the drive!
  • Great place to watch storms roll in.
  • Go see why Roanoke is called Star City!
  • Day or night, the view is great
  • Driving up is easier than trying to run up
  • fun place to look out onto the city! had fun!
  • Parking area is right by the star
  • Amazing view.....
  • The star can be driven right up to, but there are also some nice trails for hikers and fitness enthusiasts.
  • Grate hike, beautiful view at the top.
  • The views are amazing.
  • Must be seen at night
  • Got into a heated debate with my ex wife over appropriate volume levels on the car radio.... longest walk ever but the view was amazing.

Nearby places

JP Fishburn Parkway (Mill Mountain)
Roanoke, VA 24014
Roanoke Mountain Rd.